Baptism is a joining/converting ceremony. The followers of John the Baptist were to convert from following John to following Jesus Christ (this was God's plan). Being baptized in the name of "Jesus Christ" is the Bible ceremony for joining, converting to, becoming a follower of, Jesus Christ, for the remission of sins. When they were baptized again, they were baptized in the name of "Jesus Christ", for the remission of sins. With baptism, they converted from being followers of John the Baptist to followers of Jesus Christ.
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The missing Bible verses are verses that are missing from common beliefs, because they are ignored.
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